A all-caps ornamented Latin designed in 1884 by Henry Brehmer. “His patent, issued in in January 1885, was assigned to the Bruce TF [USPTO D15749]. Bruce cataloged it as Ornamented No. 1081; apparently, the tradename Louis IV was assigned by F.N. Phillips.” — Type Heritage Project
A phototype adaptation is shown as Louis XIV in Photo-Lettering’s One Line (1971) and previously as Xenotype 3805 in their Alphabet Thesaurus Vol. 2 (1965).
Louis XIV in use
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